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16-Oct-2014 to 19:24

Kigali: Regional business summit urges trade integration

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The 2014 East African Business summit bringing around 300 members of the business community across the region, opened in Kigali, Rwanda on Thursday with an appeal for a strong partnership among investors to boost trade integration.

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16-Oct-2014 to 14:51

African social forum calls for continent’s emergence into BRICS model

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — – Most of our countries believe in Africa’s emergence in the same model of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa), Mrs Aminata Traore a member of the organizing committee of the African Social Forum (ASF) and Mali’s civil society declared Thursday.

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16-Oct-2014 to 14:39

Kenyatta allays fears of Kenyan domination of EAC jobs

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday allayed fears among the rest of the East African partner states that Kenyans will dominate all available jobs if the regional labour market is opened and liberalized.

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15-Oct-2014 to 12:07

S/African firms to promote investment at Chinese expos

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa will next week promote its projects and export products for investment at the forthcoming annual South African expositions to be held in China’s major cities, according to Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies on Wednesday.

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14-Oct-2014 to 14:08

King Mohammed VI calls for pooling of energies for a united, prosperous Africa

APA-Marrakech (Morocco) — King Mohammed VI of Morocco has called for the pooling together of energies to win the grand challenge of the 21st century, that of a united, stable and prosperous Africa.

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13-Oct-2014 to 10:14

Zimbabwe to sign power purchase agreement with Namibia

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s power utility is set to sign a power purchase agreement with Namibia’s Nampower this week in a move meant to unlock a US$160-million loan from a South African bank, state media reported Monday.

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11-Oct-2014 to 10:32

S/Africa to sign nuclear agreement with France

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Jacob Zuma has authorised Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson to sign a deal with France that will see the two countries cooperating on ways to ensure the safe use of nuclear energy, APA learnt here Saturday.

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